Senior JavaScript Developer

Leepfrog Technologies, Inc.

Remote work temporarily due to Covid, will return to offices when able. 

Leepfrog Technologies, Inc. provides its CourseLeaf software to more than 430 of the nation’s most academically complex colleges and universities to manage their academic catalogs, curriculum, section scheduling, registration, and syllabi management.

We are looking for a Senior JavaScript Developer to design, build and maintain custom and functional web pages for our clients in support of the CourseLeaf suite. A successful candidate should have a thorough understanding of the full web development life cycle. A combination of outstanding Javascript skills, a passion for delivering solid code, and excellent interpersonal skills will foster enthusiastic mentorship and garner the greatest rewards.

Duties:

  • Designs and code superior technical solutions
  • Mentor other developers
  • Work collaboratively with other departments to ensure optimal web application and form functionality
  • Stay current with industry advancements
  • Review specs and identify concerns
  • Manage time efficiently and communicate schedule issues
  • Create exceptional documentation as necessary
  • Maintain high productivity and composure in pressure situations
  • Propose and support process improvements, better tools, and techniques
  • Assist in ensuring Leepfrog best practice software development and documentation processes are followed
  • Understand the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) and support it when required or desired by Leepfrog
  • Implement software upgrades and product enhancements

Requirements:

  • Technically adept and able to solve challenging problems efficiently 
  • Excellent oral and written communication: clear, concise, professional. 
  • Be proactive, take initiative.
  • Have a strong work ethic, be persistent and dependable.
  • Planning: an ability to think ahead, prioritize, and plan.
  • Management: the ability to organize and manage multiple priorities.
  • Be detail-oriented and able to produce quality work. Awareness and pride in 100% client satisfaction.
  • Ability to grow professionally in a highly flexible and fast-moving environment.
  • Have exceptional programming knowledge and experience with JavaScript, SQL, DOM, Ajax, and JQuery
  • Having knowledge or experience with the following technologies is desired, but not required: XML, CSS, and JSON
  • Familiarity with using GIT and development experience using extensible web authoring tools.

Qualifications:

Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Computer Engineering or comparable experience in web application development from the layout/user interface to relational database structures.

Physical Requirements:

Generally, this position is considered sedentary. Little to no travel is required.

Job Benefits:
  • 4 weeks PTO/year
  • 401k
  • Medical, dental, disability, and life insurance
  • Paid parental leave
  • Educational assistance
COVID-19 Precautions:

Social distancing measures are taken and face masks are required.

Job ID: 73829

Posted 25 days ago

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